Now you can access over 30 online research databases in the library, from home or anywhere you access the Internet. Login information, if required, is included with the detailed database descripions.
Ancestry® Library Edition (You must be inside the library to access this database)
Ancestry® Library Edition is one of the most important genealogical collections available today. It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas.
Archives of Ontario
Audiobooks from Ebsco (You must be inside the library to access this database)
Download audiobooks to your computer or mp3 player!
AudiobookCloud is your online audio library! The collection contains 1,000 books for your listening pleasure; no holds, unlimited checkouts, and perfect for you!
Auto Repair Reference Centre™ [Library Bar Code Login]
EBSCO Publishing has partnered with Point 5 Technologies to create Auto Repair Reference Center. The step-by-step procedures are written specifically for the Do-It-Yourselfer, but comprehensive enough for professional technicians. Auto Repair Reference Center contains information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles, with repair information for most vintage makes starting as far back as 1954. New repair procedures and updates will also be added continuously.
Canadian Periodicals (CPI.Q.) [Login ID: trillium]
Useful to libraries, professionals, researchers, government institutions and organizations, it contains a wealth of Canadian and international periodicals, including Canada's national newspaper, The Globe and Mail; Maclean's weekly magazine; Canadian News Facts; and encyclopedic reference materials, such as the Canadian Parliamentary Guide and Canadian Newsmakers.
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre™ [Library Bar Code Login]
Canadian Points of View Reference Centre™ is designed to assist students and researchers in understanding the full scope of a wide range of controversial subjects and features a series of full-text essays representing opposing viewpoints on a variety of important issues.
CBC Digital Archives
Citations and Style Guides
Computer Database [Login ID: trillium]
For researchers who need to keep pace with the fast changing world of high technology, Computer Database is their Internet- accessible reference solution. With Computer Database, library users can access today's most influential periodicals on computers, telecommunications and electronics industries -- all in one seamless search.
Consumer Health Complete
Covers all areas of health and wellness, including full-text journals, videos, and medical reference boosk.
eBooks by Ebsco (You must be inside the library to access this database)
Download eBooks for your eReader!
Freading E-Books [Library Bar Code Login]
Access and download e-books through a simple and easy-to-use format.
Freegal Music [Library Bar Code Login]
Free and legal music file downloads! Download new music straight to your computer, hassle free.
Gale LegalTrac™ [Login ID: trillium]
Drawing on a wide variety of the most highly regarded legal publications, LegalTrac provides indexing for approximately 875 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.
Gale Virtual Reference Library [Login ID: trillium]
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
General OneFile [Login ID: trillium]
This single electronic resource provides instant access to an unprecedented number of periodicals. Users rely on General OneFile for instant access to periodical and news content and indexing from a variety of main-stream and specialized sources -- from The New York Times to refereed academic journals.
General Reference Centre Gold [Login ID: trillium]
This comprehensive reference database quickly delivers the answers to a wide variety of reference questions both at the library or from remote sites.
Offered by Ebsco, this freely accessible research database focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE will serve as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet.
Health & Wellness Resource Centre [Login ID: trillium]
This revolutionary resource answers the need for a fully integrated electronic resource center for all levels of health research. Rely on the Health & Wellness Resource Center for instant access to carefully compiled medical reference and periodical materials that your users can trust.
Kids InfoBits [Login ID: trillium]
Kids InfoBits targets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate and visual graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search and full-text, age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazine and reference content.
Little Pim [Login ID: Your 6-digit library card number]
Little Pim introduces children to foreign languages in a way they can understand and enjoy. Accessible and engaging for young children, the method incorporates words and themes that are relevant to the child’s daily life, and research shows that early language learning enhances verbal development, social and cognitive skills.
Library and Archives Canada
Mango Languages [Login ID: Your 6-digit library card number]
Learn 22 different languages online! Mango uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. By listening to and repeating after material designed from native conversations, you'll not only learn the individual words and phrases, you'll know how they're used in practical situations and conversations. You'll learn more than grammar, vocabulary and conjugation, you'll learn how to communicate!
Multilingual Health Database - French
MHD provides access to hundreds of reports on common health topics through a French interface. Content is available in both French & English!
NoveList is a reader's advisory database that includes information on more than 180,000 fiction tiles for all ages with subject and keyword access. A great resource for information and suggestions regarding your favourite series, authors, or books!
A reader's advisory database for kids up to grade 8. Just like NoveList, NoveList K-8 includes information on more than 180,000 fiction tiles for all ages with subject and keyword access. A great resource for information and suggestions regarding your favourite series, authors, or books!
OverDrive E-audiobooks & E-Books [Login ID: Your 6-digit library card number]
OverDrive offers thousands of downloadable and transferable digital Audiobooks available anytime! This is a project made possible by the Ontario Ministry of Culture’s $15 Million Investment in Public Libraries. Mac, PC, and portable mp3 player compatible. For more information, check out our handy OverDrive Visual Guide.
Student Edition [Login ID: trillium]
Designed for secondary school students, InfoTrac® Student Edition is the quick and easy way to do classroom assignments and get answers to general reference questions. Student Edition is comprised of a variety of full-text sources that include the leading magazines, newspapers and reference books that librarians prefer and students enjoy.
Teacher Reference Center (TRC)
This index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books is now also offered free via Ebscohost. This database provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers &Librarians.
Teen Health & Wellness [Login: bupl | Password: tictactoe]
Teen Health & Wellness, is a database from Rosen Publishing Online that provides students with comprehensive curricular support and self-help tools on topics including diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, fitness, mental health, diversity, family life, and more.
TumbleBooks is a collection of online e-books for children in kindergarten to grade five. There are over 200 animated, talking picture books with exciting audio narration, highlighted text, and engaging illustrations. There are also 93 language learning books, 25 Read-Alongs, and 22 non fiction books!
World Book Online
World Book features an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides for kids and adults.
Virtual Museum of Canada